Arrest Warrant Issued For Anita Baker! [Details]

Rucuss staffMarch 20, 2014

Anita Baker is reportedly a wanted woman in Detroit, Michigan.

A bench warrant has been issued for the arrest of Baker in a lawsuit that alleges she failed to pay more than $15,000 for work done on her home. The Grammy Award winner failed to appear at a creditor’s examination in Wayne County Circuit Court last September, Click On Detroit reports.

Baker was subpoenaed to be there, said attorney Dan Gerow, who is representing Ray A. Smith Painting & Decorating Inc. The company alleges Baker did not pay for carpentry, plastering and painting work done at her Grosse Pointe home in 2009.


A default judgment for $15,351.41 was entered against Baker in April 2011. Baker, who grew up in Detroit, is best known for her hits, Giving You the Best That I Got and Sweet Love.

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